The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 67 66 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.01% 0.58% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 0.67% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £53,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% -5.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 598 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 84.03% 87.43% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 521 508 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa -8 2 £40,000 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
2 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) CISSP
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) CISM
5 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) SLA
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Billing
6 3 (13.64%) Computacenter
6 3 (13.64%) Information Management
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) CSSLP
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Billing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Architect
1 3 (13.64%) Service Manager
1 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
1 3 (13.64%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Security Consultant
1 3 (13.64%) Head of Development
1 3 (13.64%) Head of Software Development
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Head of Security
3 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Service Delivery
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.64%) Information Management
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) SABSA
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
4 3 (13.64%) Security Hardening
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CISM
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
1 3 (13.64%) Symantec
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
1 3 (13.64%) Computacenter
2 2 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee
2 2 (9.09%) Dell
2 2 (9.09%) EMC
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